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Kresta in the Afternoon – August 19, 2016 – Hour 1

+  Direct to My Desk: My Evangelization Moment

  • Description: We’re broadcasting live from the National Shrine of the Little Flower at the Woodward Dream Cruise in Royal Oak, Michigan. More than one million people will visit the Cruise to see the classic cars and we’re joined by forty other Catholic groups to talk about the New Evangelization. We want to hear your own stories of evangelization. Have you shared your faith with someone recently? How did they respond? Give us a call at 877-573-7825 and if you’re in the area come join our live audience!

Kresta in the Afternoon – August 19, 2016 – Hour 2

+  Direct to My Desk: My Evangelization Moment

  • Description: We’re broadcasting live from the National Shrine of the Little Flower at the Woodward Dream Cruise in Royal Oak, Michigan. More than one million people will visit the Cruise to see the classic cars and we’re joined by forty other Catholic groups to talk about the New Evangelization. We want to hear your own stories of evangelization. Have you shared your faith with someone recently? How did they respond? Give us a call at 877-573-7825 and if you’re in the area come join our live audience!

Fire on the Earth – August 19, 2016

  • Description: This daily radio show provides a compelling look at the New Evangelization through inspiring teachings, interviews and testimonies.

Food for the Journey – August 19, 2016

  • Description: Sister Ann Shields believes there is a major disconnect in the lives of many Catholics: a separation between God's word and its application to our personal/daily lives.

Kresta in the Afternoon – August 18, 2016 – Hour 1

+  Kresta News Roundup

+  Navigating the Tiber (2 segments)

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  • Description: How can we help lead our friends and family into the Church? How can we help them understand the Church’s teachings and stand up to pressure from anti-Catholic friends? Devin Rose joins us with a look at the common aspects of a convert’s journey and how you can help your friends have smoother sailing on the way to Christ’s Church.
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    • Devin Rose
      Devin Rose is a Catholic apologist who grew up in a militantly atheistic home and had a radical conversion to Christ in college. He entered full communion with the Catholic Church in 2001 and is the author of several books, most recently Navigating the Tiber.
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Kresta in the Afternoon – August 18, 2016 – Hour 2

+  Social Science Apologetics: Why People who go to Church Live Longer

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  • Description: Over the last 20 years, research has gradually accumulated suggesting that religious service attendance is associated with better physical and mental health. For example, research articles have indicated that regular religious service attendance is associated with a reduced depression and suicide. We’ll talk about it with Dr. Greg Popcak as we continue our Social Science Apologetics series.
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    • Dr. Greg Popcak
      more than a dozen books. He and his wife Lisa co-host More2Life, now airing nationwide on EWTN weekdays at 10 am eastern. He holds an Adjunct faculty position in sociology and graduate theology at Franciscan University of Steubenville.
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+  A Catholic Approach to Answering Bible Difficulties (2 segments)

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  • Description: Have you ever read something in the Bible and just scratched your head, or been challenged by a skeptic to explain a seemingly scandalous verse? You re not alone. The Bible contains more than a few hard sayings and passages that seem to be embarrassingly out of step with modern culture or science. We’ll talk with Trent Horn about how to answer them.
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    • Trent Horn
      Trent Horn is a Catholic apologist and speaker for Catholic Answers and a regular guest on Catholic Answers Live. He’s the author of several books, most recently Hard Sayings: A Catholic Approach to Answering Bible Difficulties.
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Christian Classics – August 18, 2016

  • Description: Readings from timeless Christian literature and writings of the saints and doctors of the Church.

Fire on the Earth – August 18, 2016

  • Description: This daily radio show provides a compelling look at the New Evangelization through inspiring teachings, interviews and testimonies.

Food for the Journey – August 18, 2016

  • Description: Sister Ann Shields believes there is a major disconnect in the lives of many Catholics: a separation between God's word and its application to our personal/daily lives.

The Doctor Is In – August 18, 2016

  • Description: Dr. Ray Guarendi takes your calls!